Shannon Edwards

Pittsylvania County Sheriff's Office says investigator Shannon Edwards has been arrested after a domestic-related incident in Chatham on Monday night.

Deputies responded to the 3000 block of Bannister Road after a 911 call and after further investigation Edwards was arrested and charged with domestic assault and battery.

He was released on his own recognizance and will be in court on November 12.

Edwards faces up to a year in jail and a fine of $2,500.